A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Jarm in Afghanistan. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007ezg. Unique identifier: us60007ezg. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/20 / 2020-01-24 19:30:57 / January 24, 2020 @ 7:30 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:00:57 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 213.74 km, 71.1139° East, 36.7031° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 213.74 km (133 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fayzabad, Ishqoshim, Ashkāsham (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Afghanistan (c. 29 121 000 pop), Tajikistan (c. 7 487 000 pop). The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Fayzabad (c. 44 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ishqoshim (c. 26 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Ashkāsham (c. 12 100 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Jurm (c. 12 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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